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Jan Hooks (1957-2014): An Appreciation

The New Yorker - 09 Oct 2014
Jan Hooks, one of the all-time great “Saturday Night Live” cast members, died yesterday, at the age of fifty-seven. Hooks, a talented singer and actor who played everyone from one of the lounge-singing Sweeney Sisters to Hillary Clinton, was a key part ...
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July 23 Grand Jury

Greenville Daily Reflector - 23 Jul 2017
Tequavius Dashown Hopkins, 19, 1504 Western Blvd., Unit 304, Tarboro, discharge firearm within enclosure for Jan. 8 offense. Dmarcus Kendrall Hooks aka D'marcus Kendral Hooks, 24, 529 Jonathan Place, assault on a female and injury to personal property ...
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The Laughs, Pathos, and Overwhelming Talent of Jan Hooks

Grantland - 20 Oct 2015
A theatrical and sometimes solitary child who grew up in Georgia during the 1960s and '70s, Decatur-born Jan Hooks spent summers and holidays at her maternal grandparents' home in the small city of Cedartown, not far outside Atlanta. Throughout her ...
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Jan Hooks: Her 6 Best SNL Sketches

TIME - 10 Oct 2014
The extraordinarily versatile actress, comedian and singer Jan Hooks passed away Thursday at the age of 57, after battling a serious illness. While Hooks had memorable roles on Designing Women and 3rd Rock from the Sun, she was best known on ...
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Trump and 'SNL': A Look Back at a Complicated Relationship

New York Times - 09 Feb 2017
For the 42 seasons that “Saturday Night Live” has been on the air, critiquing the show has not only been the preoccupation of comedy nerds but also every American's national duty. No viewer, however, has seen his criticism of the show scrutinized — or ...
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Ten Ways to Fight Hate: A Community Response Guide

Southern Poverty Law Center - 14 Aug 2017
A presidential candidate wins election after denigrating Muslims, Latinos, women and people with disabilities. A young white man opens fire and kills nine African Americans who welcomed him into Bible study at a church in Charleston, South Carolina ...
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Jan Hooks' family mourn her passing

Fox News - 12 Oct 2014
This photo provided by NBC Universal shows Jan Hooks as Verna in season 4 of the television series, "30 Rock." Hooks, the former "Saturday Night Live" cast member has died. She was 57. Hooks died Thursday, Oct. 9, 2014 according to her agent Lisa ...
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Reese Witherspoon Celebrates Goldie Hawn's Walk of Fame Star

Vulture - 05 May 2017
Did you know Goldie Hawn's 1986 sports comedy Wildcats co-starring Swoosie Kurtz, Jan Hooks, and Wesley Snipes formed a young Reese Witherspoon in a way that, as an adult, Reese Witherspoon struggles to even put into words? Did you even know ...
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10 of Kate McKinnon's Most Memorable Hillary Clinton Impressions

Hollywood Reporter - 26 Oct 2016
McKinnon follows in the footsteps of SNL Hillary Clinton impersonators Amy Poehler, Vanessa Bayer, Jan Hooks and Ana Gasteyer. McKinnon's Clinton uses a plethora of facial expressions to emulate Clinton, mixing in robotic gestures, awkward narration of ...
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What Was the Best Era of Saturday Night Live Ever?

Vulture - 31 May 2017
All week long, Vulture is taking a close look at Saturday Night Live's biggest season in years. Saturday Night Live is a show of eras — casts that come together and peak around the same time. Every era has good years and bad years — sometimes they ...
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Jan Hooks, former star on 'Saturday Night Live, dies at 57

Today.com - 09 Oct 2014
Comedian and actress Jan Hooks, a regular player on "Saturday Night Live" from 1986 to 1991, died on Thursday at age 57. She was well known for her character Candy Sweeney of the Sweeney Sisters and was praised for her memorable impressions of ...
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The 10 Best Saturday Night Live Sketches About Hillary Clinton

Vulture - 27 Oct 2016
It would be a shame not to include the late Jan Hooks, with all the Southern sunniness and occasional savagery she brought to her Clinton impression. Though her Clinton was a distant, stern presence who primarily played backup to Bill (the late, great ...
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Jan Hooks Dead: Former Saturday Night Live Star Dies at 57

Us Magazine - 09 Oct 2014
Former Saturday Night Live star Jan Hooks died at the age of 57 on Thursday, Oct. 9 Credit: Fotos International/Getty Images. Jan Hooks has died at the age of 57, TMZ reports. The former Saturday Night Live star passed away on Thursday, Oct. 9, after ...

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